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Sony MVS-6530 SD/HD Video Switcher

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MVS Series SD / HD switcher with 48 inputs and 32 outputs The MVS-6530 production switcher is ideally suited for medium-size productions. The switcher comes with sophisticated capabilities such as 3x mix effects (M/E), 4x keyers per M/E, each with the MVS high-performance chromakey, 8x keyers in P/P bank, 2x internal channels of DME, 2.5D resizers, colour correction, and more. With the standard multi-viewer output, you save space on additional monitoring, enabling a reduction in your total system cost.

Advanced control panel
The control panel incorporates an attractive black design with OLED mnemonic displays for optimal visibility. Its operation is as user-friendly and intuitive as you expect of the MVS family. The self-contained 4RU processor offers simple configuration, and is a logical choice for small production facilities that have limited installation space but refuse to compromise on quality.

The MVS-6530 switcher features an ICP-6530 control panel. The matt-black panel is designed for easy operation in a fixed configuration. The design is based on the proven CCP style, and experienced operators will feel instantly at home. Additionally, OLED source name displays and RGB colour source buttons are included for optimal visibility and user-friendly operation.

The MVS-6530 features 48 BNC primary inputs and 32 BNC assignable outputs.

The MVS-6500 processor offers the option of two channels of internal digital multi-effects (DME) with installation of the MKS-6570 DME board. This switcher supports brilliant non-linear effects as well as frequently used DME patterns.


  • Power requirement: AC 100 V to 240 V, ±10% 50/60 Hz
  • Power consumption: 4 A to 1.7 A
  • Operating temperature: 5°C to 40°C (41°F to 104°F)
  • Storage temperature: -20°C to +60 °C (-4°F to +140°F)
  • Operating humidity: 10% to 90% (Non-condensing)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 482 x 176 x 486 mm (19 x 7 x 19 1/4 inches)
  • Mass: 21 kg (46 lb 4.8 oz) (fully loaded)

Video Inputs/Outputs

  • Primary inputs: 48, BNC (x1 each)
  • Assignable outputs: 32, BNC (x1 each)

Supported Formats

  • HD: 1080/59.94i, 1080/50i, 1080/23.976PsF, 1080/24PsF, 720/59.94p, 720/50p
  • SD: 480/59.94i, 576/50i


  • Reference input: BNC (x2), 75 Ω with loop-through output HD tri-level sync or Analog black burst


  • MVS LAN: RJ-45 (x1), 1000BASE-T
  • Remote 1 to 4: D-sub 9-pin (x1), RS-422A
  • Remote S1 to S2: D-sub 9-pin (x1), RS-422A
  • S-BUS: BNC (x1), S-BUS
  • Serial Tally: D-sub 9-pin (x1), RS-422A
  • Tally / GPI: D-sub 25-pin (x3), TTL level inputs (x18), open collector outputs (x48)
  • FM Device: USB-type A (x1), USB 2.0